School of Management Sciences, Varanasi held an impressive function to celebrate its Annual Sports Day, from 11th to 13th January, ‘SPORTS FEST – 2019’ under the aegis of Crest Club led by Mr. Sunit Mishra, Assistant Professsor, SMS, Varanasi. Inaugurating the event, Prof. P. N Jha, Director SMS, Varanasi, said that sports helped in enhancing concentration, enhanced memory, stimulates creativity and better ability of problem solving skills in students. With the help of various sports, students develop connections that bond together people from all walks of life and make them responsible citizens. He further appealed students that wherever they go, they must carry the sportsman spirit with them. Earlier, welcoming Sri. Sanjay Kumar Gupta, Registrar, SMS, Varanasi, Mr. Atanu Mukhopadhyay, Administrative Officer, SMS, Varanasi, and all the faculty members and the participants, Prof. P. N Jha (Director, SMS, Varanasi) said that sports aims at imparting lessons on sportsman spirit and camaraderie to students. He also said that these events bring out the latent talent, and inculcates the feeling of getting involved, participation, team spirit in the students. Furthermore, he highlighted the importance of sports in providing health, wealth and happiness in the life of students.
He further opined that the event will help students in grooming their personality and will make them more proactive and practical oriented in the contemporary competitive dynamic business environment. Sir declared the meet open by lighting the Sports Torch followed by Oath taking ceremony in which the students solemnly pledged to uphold the spirit of true sportsmanship.
On this occasion Cricket, Volleyball, Badminton, 100 Meter Race, Tug of War, Table Tennis, Carom, Chess etc., were organized in which students from all the courses participated with great zeal and vigor. Students exhibited their talent and skill along with team spirit in all the dimensions of the sport.
In Cricket (Boys) B.Com 1st Year, Cricket (Girls) B. Com, Cricket Man of the Match Final and Tournament (Boys) Sharad Tripathi B.Com 1st Year, Player of the Tournament (Girls) Kirti Mishra (PGDM 2), in Volleyball (Boys) PGDM, Man of the Match (Boys) Vaibhav Singh (PGDM), Player of the Tournament (Boys) Shubham Tiwari (B.Com 2), Volleyball (Girls) MBA, Player of the Tournament (Girls) Anchal (MBA 2), in Badminton (Boys) Ashish Tripathi (BCA 6th ), Badminton (Girls) Simaran Singh (MBA 2), Tug of War (Boys) B.Com 2nd, Tug of War (Girls) PGDM, in 100 meter race (Girls) Saumya Singh (BCA 6th ), in 100 meter race (Boys) Ashutosh Kumar Singh (PGDM 4), in Chess (Boys) Amit Rai (MBA 4), in Chess (Girls) Vaishali Keshari (BCA 6), in Carom (Boys) Harshit Singh (B.Com 2nd), in Carom (Girls) Pragati Bansal (PGDM 4), were declared as winners.
Later in the valedictory session Prof. P.N Jha (Director, SMS, Varanasi) presented the winners under different categories with trophies and certificates. He wished them all good luck and success in their future endeavors. Present on the occasion were Dr. M. P Singh (Executive Secretary), SMS, Varanasi, Shri. Sanjay Kumar Gupta, (Registrar), SMS, Varanasi along with the entire SMS Family.